About the home
An exclusive retreat nestled amongst the hills offering spectacular panoramic views to the islands of Skorpios and Megannissi. A short 5 min drive brings you to the local harbour town where, shops, banks, restaurants and all amenities including mooring are available.
The interior designed villa has been styled using rare fabrics & antiques from throughout the world.
There are 4 en suite bedrooms, and a luxury fitted kitchen overlooks landscaped gardens with terrace, al fresco dining area, pool and jacuzzi. A large octagonal lounge contains 40" TV/DVD, plus 24/7 web/wi-fi connection and Sonos villa-wide sound system. On the first floor, an octagonal Hammock Tower is a sumptuous relaxation area with spectacular views.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Nidri, 3km|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
Nearest amenities: 2km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Jacuzzi / Hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed Property, Sea view|
|Pool:||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General:||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||4 Bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 4 en suites and 1 shower room|
|Furniture:||Single beds (4), Double beds (3), Cots (4), Dining seating for 10, Lounge seating for 10|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set|
Further details indoors:
Bedrooms: Bed 1: The Four-Poster Room- mountain views, luxury en suite bathroom and shower room+wc.
Bed 2: The Bird of Paradise Room- double bed, exquisite sea views, en suite shower room+wc.
Bed 3: The Blue Room- double bed, wonderful sea and mountain views,en suite shower room+wc
Bed 4: The Dancing Camels Room,twin beds, mountain views,en suite shower room+wc
Bed 5: Extra sleeping area on ground floor, can be made up on request at an agreed rate with twin beds or a double.
Further details outdoors:
With easy access from the ground floor, a 200sq metre patio features; private 45sq.m. walk-in swimming pool (with 10 sun beds); barbecue area; shaded dining area; open air lounge with the much loved fire table and panoramic views of the surrounding olive groves and Lefkas's eastern coastline- including the island of Scorpios, owned by the Onassis shipping Family.
The patio area is ideal for barbecues, parties, corporate events, family celebrations - and even wedding receptions! (we did two weddings this year:-) Catering can be arranged on request, as can live music and other entertainment.
Steps lead down from the patio to a totally private walled garden featuring four-person Jacuzzi, from where you can enjoy spectacular views of the dramatic high mountains to the west, lying beyond a valley of olive and lemon groves.
Villa Octavius's garden has been landscaped with a series of stone terraces and surrounding flower beds, specially planted with blooms and herbs that give off a delightful scent from dusk onwards.
Located on its own hilltop at the end of a secluded road, the villa has gated entrance, with parking sufficient for four vehicles.
* Welcome pack provided on arrival.
* 24/7 caretaker on hand for whenever you need help or information.
* rent-a-local service on request to show the best of the island.
* Good for weddings/receptions. Receptions up 70 seated. Full catering by arrangement.
* Strictly no smoking within the villa. Smoking is allowed in Hammock tower and all outside areas.
* Price based of eight persons extra beds can be made up at an agreed price.
* 20% deposit required to secure the booking
* Balance due six weeks before arrival date
The Ionian Islands region
There are many excellent beaches on the island of Lefkas, the water is clear and clean - and the sea temperatures are perfect for swimming for many months of the year.
The closest beaches are less than five minutes' drive away - and to the north, near Lefkas town, Windmill beach is world famous for kite-surfing. To the south, at Vassiliki, the beach is one of the best in Europe for windsurfing and catamaran sailing. Full snorkelling equipment can be rented at the villa, and a guided snorkelling trips can be provided on request.
The Lefkas area
Nearby Nidri (3km/5mins by car) is an attractive coastal town and resort with shops, bars, banks and tavernas. At the excellent beach, you can enjoy water-skiing, parascending and other water-sports- and a delightful coastal promenade has a choice of cafes and restaurants from where you can watch the ocean-going activities of yachts, small island ferries and pleasure craft.
How to get there
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Many UK and European travel companies offer flights to Preveza (PVK) Villa Octavius is only 40 mins away by car or Taxi.
Activities near Lefkas
Beach or lakeside relaxation
19 May 2013
Villa Octavius is an amazing place to stay! All the reviews are so right. Every detail in the villa is well thought thru. Thanks to Steve our holiday was customised to our needs. He organised great... more
11 Feb 2013
I stumbled upon Villa Octavius by accident with no intent or direction re my destination. It was simply the Villa itself that caught my eye. Soon the enchanting music and beautiful pictures on... more
27 Oct 2012
I composed a review praising this holiday , then I checked what previous customers had said only to find that Steve Byfield had already said virtually everything I intended to say : see his review.... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 8|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|28 Apr 13||9 Jun 13||£ 2150||£ 310||£ 310||1 Night|
|9 Jun 13||23 Jun 13||£ 2650||£ 380||£ 380||1 Night|
|23 Jun 13||30 Jun 13||£ 3350||£ 480||£ 480||1 Night|
|30 Jun 13||7 Jul 13||£ 3700||£ 530||£ 530||1 Night|
|7 Jul 13||25 Aug 13||£ 4600||£ 660||£ 660||1 Night|
|25 Aug 13||8 Sep 13||£ 3350||£ 480||£ 480||1 Night|
|8 Sep 13||27 Oct 13||£ 2200||£ 316||£ 316||1 Night|
|27 Oct 13||22 Dec 13||£ 1150||£ 170||£ 170||1 Night|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Villa Octavius is bigger than it looks:-) Villa Octavius is very todder friendly:-)
Prices are based on eight persons in four en-suite rooms, extra beds can be made up at an agreed price.
These extra beds can be set up in a fifth bedroom area with single beds or a double. Please ask for more informationBook
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